Are Pit Bulls Really Dangerous Dogs? Exploring the Public ConceptionSome argue that pit bulls are dangerous dogs. However, many factors lead toward aggressive behavior, including breeding dogs for protection, dog fighting, and social status. Abuse, neglect, chaining, tethering, and inadequate obedience training and supervision also significantly impact a dog’s tendencies.

The truth is that no dog is inherently “bad” or “dangerous”. So how do these expectations arise?

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October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, so designated by the American Humane Association and the ASPCA. Adopting a shelter dog is an ideal situation for many families any time of the year, but October is adopt a shelter doga month to highlight both the plight of shelter dogs and the joy a shelter dog will bring to your life.

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Why Do Dog Bites Happen?Dog bites are unfortunately quite common, and can cause incredibly stressful, painful, and expensive consequences. Because of this, there is a need to educate people and their children on how to avoid dog bites, particularly if they are dog owners or are looking to own a dog in the future.

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The reason many children get bitten by dogs is sheer proximity. Children are typically face level with dogs and that can lead to a bite. In America, close to five million people get bitten by dogs annually — more than half of those are children, this is according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Is there a way to adopt the “best” dog for your family? Yes, there is. It involves knowing your family’sget best dog for your family unique lifestyle and finding a dog who can match that. For example, if you and your family love to run and bike and hike you won’t want to adopt a dog who can’t keep up. If, however, you and … [more]

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How to Safely Get Your Dog Back into ShapeDaily walks, jogs, or play sessions can significantly improve your dog’s health. Not only will exercise help keep your dog fit and trim, regular activities can help channel your dog’s energy into a positive direction, rather than a destructive one.

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6 Signs of an Unhealthy DogUnfortunately, our fur babies aren’t able to tell us when they’re suffering or in pain. Because of this, it’s important that we learn to pay attention to their behavior and keep an eye out for the telling signs that your dog is feeling unwell.

Look out for these symptoms, as you never know what it could lead to. 

1. Weight

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Want to Bring Your Dog to College? Here’s What You Need to KnowCollege is tough no matter what your circumstances are, but having a dog while in college can make things even trickier. You might think that bringing a dog along with you will be a great way to stave off loneliness and keep a responsible routine, but owning a dog while attending school full-time can be another full-time task.

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